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The following powerpoint presentations have also been uploaded in the CityU Institutional Repository
8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:05

Welcome to the Conference
Prof. Michael Hui King Man, Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong

9:05 - 9:10 Introduction to ERALL
Prof. Paul Kwan-sing Lam, Acting Vice-President (Undergraduate Education), City University of Hong Kong
9:10 - 9:15 Remarks from UGC
Mr. Michael Stone, Secretary-General, University Grants Committee
9:15 - 9:25 A JULAC 40th Anniversary Event
Mr. Michael Robinson, Chair, JULAC
9:25 - 9:35 Grand Opening of ERALL
9:35 - 10:05 Consortium Electronic Book Licenses - It's Just a Serial
Keynote Speaker, Mr. Tom Sanville, Executive Director, Ohiolink
Users and the Print to E-book Continuum
10:05 - 10:20 A "Disciplined" Approach to Promoting E-books to Faculty
Ms. Dianne Cmor, Assistant Librarian; Mr. Paul Lee, Associate Librarian, Public Services; Ms. Rebekah Wong, Assistant Librarian, Baptist University
10:20 - 10:35 User Expectation of E-book Development in an Education Library: a Case Study of HKIEd
Mr. Kevin Hau, Assistant Librarian; Ms. Cherrie Ip, Assistant Librarian; Mr. Lewis Li, Assistant Librarian, Hong Kong Institute of Education
10:35 - 10:55 Break
10:55 - 11:10 Harmony or Antagonism, which is the Mainstream in the Library? : A Comprehensive Study on E-book and Print Book
Mr. Zhang Nan 张楠, Assistant librarian, Library of Tianjin Foreign Studies University
11:10 - 11:25 E-Texts and E-books: Misconceptions and Missed Opportunities
Dr. Frederick Nesta, University Librarian, Lingnan University
11:25 - 11:40 E-books: an Editor's View
Mr. Steve O'Connor, University Librarian, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Editor of Library Management.
11:40 - 11:50 Q&A Session
Moderated by Mr. Michael Robinson, Librarian, Hong Kong Institute of Education
Collection Development
11:50 - 12:05 Flapping Wings Might Create Changes in the Atmosphere: Embracing the "Butterfly Effect" Created by E-book Acquisitions
Mr. Bill Tang, Serials and E-Resources Librarian; Mr. Owen Tam, Technical Service Librarian; Mr. Angus Lam, Assistant Library Officer, Serials and E-Resources Management, Lingnan University
12:05 - 12:20 User/Patron Driven E-book Collection Development
Dr. Anthony Ferguson, University Librarian; Ms. Gayle Chan, Collection Development Team Leader; Ms. Janny Lai, Electronic Resources Acquisitions Coordinator, University of Hong Kong
12:20 - 12:35

To Buy or Not to Buy: That is the Question - E-book Acquisition at the University of Macau Library
Dr. Paul W.T. Poon, University Librarian, University of Macau

12:35 - 12:45 Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Anthony Ferguson, University Librarian, University of Hong Kong
12:45 - 2:00 Lunch (see Note)
2:00 - 2:30 E-books and Echidnas: Looking Beyond the Spines
Keynote Speaker, Mr. Andrew Wells, University Librarian, The University of New South Wales; President, Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL)
Consortial Purchasing
2:30 - 2:45 The E-book Conundrum: They Don't Know How to Sell the Stuff, and We Don't Know How to Buy it!
Ms. Anne Douglas, JULAC Project Manager, Dr Colin Storey, University Librarian, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2:45 - 3:00 Reviewing and Reassessing ERALL - the E-book Consortium in Hong Kong
Prof. Steve Ching, University Librarian; Ms. Diana Chan, Public Services Unit Coordinator; Ms. Maria Leung, Collection Development Unit Coordinator; Ms. Kit Li, Acquisitions Section Coordinator, City University of Hong Kong
3:00 - 3:15 Recent E-book Consortium Model Changes in University Libraries in Korea and its Utilization
Ms. Yeon-Hee Park, Senior Researcher / National Knowledge & Research Information Center, Korea Education & Research Information Service (KERIS), Seoul, S. Korea
3:15 - 3:35 Break
3:35 - 3:50 Case Analysis on the Resource Sharing Model of CALIS Consortia
Prof. Xiao Long 肖珑, Deputy Director, Peking University Library. Deputy Director, CALIS National Information Center in Science, Social Science and Humanities
3:50 - 4:05 A Review on the Collection Development of Print and Electronic Resources at the Tsinghua University Library
Prof. Xue Fang Yu 薛芳渝, Director, Tsinghua University Library
4:05 - 4:20 The Strategies of Taiwan E-book Consortia - A Case Study of 2007 Chinese E-books Consortium
Prof. Kun Huang Huarng, Librarian; Ms. Hui-Chuan Winnie Wang, Assistant University Librarian, Feng Chia University
4:20 - 4:30 Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Samson Soong, University Librarian, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
E-book Publishing and Trends
4:30 - 4:45 MyiLibrary
Mr. Rich Rosy, Vice President and General Manager, Institutional Solutions
4:45 - 5:00 How E-book and Publishing Trends Impact Academic Libraries
Mr. Christopher Warnock, CEO, ebrary
5:00 - 5:15 E-book Publishing and Trends
Ms. Sijia He, Vice General Manager, Beijing Founder Apabi Technology Limited
5:15 - 5:30 Online E-books Trend and Opportunities: an Industry Observation
Mr. Joseph Goh, Director of Publishing, IGroup
5:30 - 5:40 Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Colin Storey, University Librarian, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
5:40 - 5:50 Presentation of Souvenir
Prof. Steve Ching, University Librarian, City University of Hong Kong; Dr. Colin Storey, University Librarian, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Note : Participants may join a guided Library Tour; visit Vendors' Display Booths and the Library's Exhibits.


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